President Geingob congratulates Cyril Ramaphosa

President Geingob congratulates Cyril Ramaphosa

President Hage Geingob has congratulated new South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa, on his election by parliament.
In a statement, the Presidency said that Cyril Ramaphosa's election is not only an endorsement of his credentials as a leader of ANC but that of a tested cadre of the struggle.
Therefore,Geingob noted, he is certain that under Ramaphosa's leadership, relations between Swapo and ANC will continue as well that between the two countries as good neighbours.
The Head of State also paid tribute to former President, Jacob Zuma for the leadership displayed during his tenure.
Geingob described Zuma's work as impeccable within SADC and AU as well as a commitment to advancing Africa's development agenda at BRICS.
He wished the former president a happy and peaceful retirement.